10th Annual Quality Excellence Conference
|Event Date/Time: Sep 22, 2008||End Date/Time: Sep 24, 2008|
|Registration Date: Sep 19, 2008|
|Early Registration Date: Sep 01, 2008|
During the global economic downturn, market leaders nimbly turn their productivity programs to re-think operating procedures and find new ways to reduce costs and sustain growth. Turn-around experts contend most companies operate routinely with inefficiencies reaching up to 30% of costs! The holy grail of productivity is to proactively reduce waste and inefficiencies â€“ without hurting growth drivers.
Effective cost management and savvy implementation of diverse process improvement tools are the central themes for the Global Benchmarking Councilâ€™s 10th Annual Quality Excellence, a networking conference for executives working in business planning, strategy, quality, six sigma, productivity improvement or operations management. Through candid case examples from Fortune 100 companies, forward-looking field research, roundtable discussions, and panel briefings from nimble market leaders, this conference will share cost reduction excellence and productivity-improvement insights, best practices, winning strategies, lessons learned and case studies across pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, financial services, technology and other industries : Together, Global Benchmarking Council members and invited guests will share their successes and opportunity fronts for:
â€¢ New cost reduction opportunities
â€¢ Developing Cost Discipline while growing
â€¢ Finding new opportunities for efficiency in Supply Chain Management
â€¢ Cost Improvement Opportunities in R&D and Commercial Operations that wonâ€™t hurt growth
â€¢ Reducing Cost with Offshore Strategies Without Creating Product Quality and Safety Risks
â€¢ And much more . . .